Frances (Rone) Short

January 2, 1936 ~ April 4, 2021 (age 85)


Mrs. Ruby Frances Short, 85 of Covington, passed away on April 4, 2021 at Covington Care Center. Mrs. Short, the widow of Mr. W. C. Short, was a member of the Solo Church of Christ. 

Mrs. Short is survived by her daughters, Sharon Short and Sherl Rose, both of Covington; her son, Bubba Short of Covington; her sister, Louise Brown (Bobby) of Covington; five grandchildren, April Blankenship (Doug), Robert Rose (Ashley), Hayden Short (Becky), Hunter Short (Adriana), and Hailey Short; and her seven great-grandchildren, Brooklyn Rose, William (WC) Rose, Cora Rose, Noelle Rose, George Blankenship, Esme Blankenship, and Angus Blankenship. Mrs. Short was preceded in death by her parents, Roy and Irene Marbry Rone and her sister, Doris Rone. 

Visitation for Mrs. Short will be held Wednesday, April 7th, from 5:30 - 8:00 PM. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, April 8th, at 1:00. Interment will follow in Covington Memorial Gardens. 

In lieu of flowers the family has asked for donations to be made to the Covington Animal Rescue Effort (C.A.R.E.).  PO Box 415 Covington, TN 38019 

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April 7, 2021

5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Maley-Yarbrough Funeral Home
1701 Highway 51 S
Covington, TN 38019

Funeral Service
April 8, 2021

1:00 PM
Maley-Yarbrough Funeral Home
1701 Highway 51 S
Covington, TN 38019

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